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mysql becomes mariadb

fedora and opensuse will be replacing mysql with mariadb

Drizzle the new database for clouds

Went to the PHP Conference today and attended a talk by David Axmark (co-creator of MySql) about Drizzle !

Drizzle is the new database for clouds :

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jTDS open source JDBC 3.0 driver for MS SQL Server and Sybase

jTDS is an open source 100% pure Java (type 4) JDBC 3.0 driver for MS SQL Server (6.5, 7, 2000 and 2005) and Sybase (10, 11, 12, 15). jTDS is based on FreeTDS and is currently the fastest production-ready JDBC driver for MS SQL Server and Sybase.

jTDS is 100% JDBC 3.0 compatible, supporting forward-only and scrollable/updateable ResultSets, concurrent (completely independent) Statements and implementing all the DatabaseMetaData and ResultSetMetaData methods.

jTDS is used in a number of commercial applications. It has been tested with and is actually recommended as the driver to use for MS SQL Server by pretty much all open source AND commercial database management tools:

There are quite a few database management tools that come bundled together with jTDS:

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Oracle Database 10g Express Edition (Oracle Database XE)

If you are looking for an alternative database system have a look at


Oracle Database 10g Express Edition (Oracle Database XE) is a free-of-charge version of the world's most capable relational database. Oracle Database XE is easy to install, easy to manage, and easy to develop with.

With Oracle Database XE, you use an intuitive, browser-based interface, to:

  • Administer the database
  • Create tables, views, and other database objects
  • Import, export, and view table data
  • Run queries and SQL scripts
  • Generate reports


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Oracle and Open Source

IP address to country database and tools

The IP-to-Country Database and Tools can be used for:

  • Real Time Geo-Locating (Country)
  • Provide Location Aware Content (language, currency, etc.)
  • Corporate Websites/E-commerce (think global, act local)
  • Fraud Detection (Credit Card Fraud, etc.)
  • On-line Campaign (targeted Banner Ads)
  • Digital Rights Management
  • Web Server Log Analysis
  • Auto-selection of fields on forms (country, currency,language, etc.)
  • Filter access on basis of originating country
  • Spam Filtering


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